Tax-Exempt Organizations: Formation and Operations
- Course Description
This course will cover the issues to be considered during the formation of a tax-exempt organization; the completion of the Form 1023, Application for Recognition of Exemptions Under 503(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code; and the preparation of the Form 990, Return of Organization Exempt from Income Tax. The course will address the payroll and excise tax filing requirements for the tax-exempt organization.
- Learning Objectives
At the completion of this session, the participants will be able to better:
Compile the documents needed to apply for tax-exempt status.
Identify the schedules that accompany the Form 1023.
Ensure compliance of the record keeping and reporting requirements of the tax-exempt organization for the donors, employees and other stakeholders.
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Your certificate will be emailed to you within 10 business days of the completion of the course.
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